BMW Plant Leipzig.

Germany.

Facts and Figures


The BMW Leipzig Plant is one of the most modern and sustainable automobile plants in the world. The production for customers around the world began in March 2005. Up to 740 vehicles roll off the production lines every day.

The plant does not only focus on conventional vehicle production, but also on the production of electric vehicles and CFRP lightweight bodies. About 400 million Euro have been invested into a plant extension until 2013.

Total area: approx. 2.1 million m2
Work force: more than 6,000
Apprentices: approx. 55 per year
Daily production: up to 740 vehicles of BMW 1 series, BMW 2 series, BMW X1 and electric vehicles


Please visit the official website of the plant to find further information
www.bmw-werk-leipzig.de

Information


Gain insight into the automotive production during a guided plant tour. Experience the production of BMWs, from the welding of steel parts into car bodies, the paint shop to the individual interior equipment in the assembly.

Plant tours take place Monday to Friday from 8 am to 6 pm.

We offer the following options for guided tours

Guided Tour (mixed group) - classic production


Experience a perfectly coordinated choreography of more than 800 robots in the Body Shop, the precision work of Paint Shop robots and the manual fitting of cars in the Assembly for two and a half fascinating hours. Every single BMW is turned into a unique specimen.

Guided Tours for single visitors or small group take place at fixed dates several times a week. The tours are conducted with a maximum of 30 participants. The tour takes about 2,5 hours. You can join one of these tours if you are single visitor or with a group of up to 6 people. The entrance fee is 6,- Euro per person.

Please find important information about the plant tour here
Information for BMW Plant Tours

Please use the adjoining form to find an appointment.
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Exclusive Guided Tour - classic production


Experience a perfectly coordinated choreography of more than 800 robots in the Body Shop, the precision work of Paint Shop robots and the manual fitting of cars in the Assembly for two and a half fascinating hours. Every single BMW is turned into a unique specimen.

Exclusive guided tours take place Monday to Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. One of our experts will guide your group (maximum of 30 people) through the production and focus on your interests and favourite topics as far as possible.

Important Information

Guided Tour for children

Children between 6 and 13 years of age can take a guided tour as well and experience BMW production. These tours are especially designed to meet the requirements of our younger visitors. We offer tours for age groups 6 to 9 and 10 to 13.

Single visitors and smaller groups (up to 6 people) can participate in single visitor tours, which take place mainly during the summer vacation. Children have to be accompanied by an adult supervisor.

Day care centres, schools and other child care facilities can participate in a group tour. One supervisor is required for 5 children.

Please find important information about the plant tour here:
Information for BMW Plant Tours

Please use the adjoining form to find an appointment.
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Architecture meets production


A unique building is located right in the middle of the large production halls - the Central Building designed by the London based architect Zaha Hadid. The building connects the production areas and offers space for meetings and communication so people can experience the production process.

Experience the architectural implementation of the Central Building with our special guide tour on architecture. The tour takes about 1.5 hours and takes you through the different levels of this administration and communication centre. Take a closer look at the unique design of Zaha Hadid from different perspectives. The project is explained from the architectural competition to the realisation. Guided tours on architecture are offered as exclusive tours only.

Please find important information about the plant tour here:
Information for BMW Plant Tours

Please use the adjoining form to find an appointment.
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BMW i Guided Tour – Production of electric vehicles


Experience the fascinating world of carbon, painted plastic parts, bonding robots and electric vehicles: Immerse into the world of innovative lightweight technology.

Starting in March 2014, single visitors and smaller groups of up to six people will be guided through the production of electric vehicles in mixed groups of up to 30 people. The admission fee is 8 Euro (reduced 6 Euro). The duration of the tour is approximately 2,5 hours. Exclusive Guided Tours are available in German and English.

Please find important information about the plant tour here:
Information for BMW Plant Tours

Please use the adjoining form to find an appointment.
request

BMW i Exclusive Guided Tour – Production of electric vehicles


Experience the fascinating world of carbon, painted plastic parts, bonding robots and electric vehicles: Immerse into the world of innovative lightweight technology.

Starting in March 2014, the exclusive tour is available for groups and also for single visitors who would like to be guided exclusively and without other visitors to experience the fascination of BMW i by themselves. The fee for an Exclusive Guided Tour of up to 30 people is 160 - Euro (reduced 130,-). The duration of the tour is approximately 2,5 hours. Exclusive Guided Tours are available in German and English.

Please find important information about the plant tour here:
Information for BMW Plant Tours

Please use the adjoining form to find an appointment.
request